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Arts & Nature on the River

Dates: Now - Jun. 15, 2019
Times: 12:00PM-4:00PM
Category: Festivals
Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center, 25055 W. Walnut Lane, Channahon, Il 60410
Phone: (815) 722-9470
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Join us for "Arts & Nature on the River"! This event combines the beauty of nature with a sampling of the creative arts it inspires. Stroll the paved trails around Four Rivers Environmental Education Center while exploring venues and galleries. Visitors will discover art exhibits, live music, intriguing performances, creative demonstrations and hands-on activities. Exhibits and activities will be ongoing. Demonstrations and performances will be scheduled multiple times throughout the afternoon. "Arts & Nature" is an "unplugged" affair with an environmentally sensitive approach. Bring a refillable water bottle and replenish at stations throughout the site. Visitors can bike or hike to the event via the I&M Canal Trail. Bicycle parking will be available. The event route is a 0.67-mile-long accessible trail loop and will be limited to foot traffic for the safety and enjoyment of everyone. Wear comfortable walking shoes and come explore at your own pace. Take in the sights and sounds, and discover something new at every bend in the trail!

What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Grundy County Corn Festival

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